The goal of McNair Scholars is to give undergraduate students intensive, faculty-driven research experiences and prepare students for entry into and success in graduate school.
Through a 10-week summer research program combined with academic year programming and advising, McNair Scholars will:
The McNair program is accepting applications for the 2019 cohort. Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis.
Attend an information session. Staff and alumni will answer questions about the program, the application process, and can provide feedback on personal statements.
Pick up an application from 40 Education Sciences Building, 8:30-4:00, Monday-Friday. Please ask if a McNair staff member is available, as we will be happy to meet with you.
Although we provide the application online, we strongly encourage coming in to discuss program questions about the application process in-person or by phone. Through these discussions we can provide tips on applying, including writing a strong personal statement and requesting faculty recommendations.
If you are not on the University of Minnesota campus, please contact Anthony Albecker, firstname.lastname@example.org.
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For more information, contact Anthony Albecker, email@example.com.
Thank you for your time and interest. We look forward to receiving your application.
Are you a McNair Scholar from another institution and interested in graduate study at the University of MN? The Office for Diversity in Graduate Education has resources for you!